Porticello 

4.2 (22 ratings)
  • 38° 30' 48" N, 14° 57' 51" E / See on the map

Characteristics

  • Anchor
    Allowed
  • Mooring buoys
    Unavailable
  • Anchor stern to
    Unavailable
  • Lines ashore
    Not necessary

Type of seabed

  • Sand

  • Mud

Protection against wind & swell

Reachable by dinghy

  • Beach
    Unavailable
  • Snack
    Unavailable
  • Water
    Unavailable
  • Dock
    Unavailable

User reviews (22 ratings)

  • Egon ~ 14/11/2020
    TRELAX | Sailboat ~ 15 m

    perfect hold of the anchor at a depth of 5 meters. Beware of steel piles in front of the factory at approx. 38 ° 30ˆ680N 014 ° 57ˆ882E !!! Could be the remains of a footbridge. Even with calm water swell.

    perfekter Halt des Ankers auf 5 Meter Tiefe. Achtung auf Stahlpfähle vor der Fabrik bei ca. 38°30ˆ680N 014°57ˆ882E!!! Dürften die Reste eines Steges sein. Auch bei ruhigem Wasser Schwell.

  • Anthony
    Anthony ~ 07/09/2020
    Boomerang | Sailboat ~ 13.97 m

    Very busy and choppy during the day with day boats, but almost all of them leave at night. Good holding in sand, the closer to the dock and shore you can get the better the protection. The abandoned factory and mine make for a dramatic view at night and sunset. We took the dinghy to the beach near the old dock, there are about 3 venders selling panini and drinks. The bus to Canneto runs down to the beach car park at irregular times. It would have been easier to dinghy south around the corner to the top of Canneto and go ashore.

    Very busy and choppy during the day with day boats, but almost all of them leave at night. Good holding in sand, the closer to the dock and shore you can get the better the protection. The abandoned factory and mine make for a dramatic view at night and sunset. We took the dinghy to the beach near the old dock, there are about 3 venders selling panini and drinks. The bus to Canneto runs down to the beach car park at irregular times. It would have been easier to dinghy south around the corner to the top of Canneto and go ashore.

  • peter
    peter ~ 26/08/2020
    Irradiance | Sailboat ~ 11.73 m

    Great little spot, good holding in sand, clean clear water and unbelievable views. Alot of packed tourist boats that come speeding in creating huge wash during the day but they have to earn a living i guess and they are friendly. The town is nice, cheap restaurants and you can get a bus to the next big town, Lipari, which is great. Boat yard far left of bay, Massimo Pelusa, great guy and very helpful.

    Great little spot, good holding in sand, clean clear water and unbelievable views. Alot of packed tourist boats that come speeding in creating huge wash during the day but they have to earn a living i guess and they are friendly. The town is nice, cheap restaurants and you can get a bus to the next big town, Lipari, which is great. Boat yard far left of bay, Massimo Pelusa, great guy and very helpful.

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